Tag Archives: solidarity

Cooking Up Social Change

Mary’s Pence invited The Kitchen Table, a fall 2015 grantee, to lead a workshop at the Call to Action conference and share the success of their social enterprise. “We made a trip of a lifetime,” says Stephanie Renee Booker-Wynn of … Continue reading

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A Tea Party Legacy

Women in the room are sporting blouses with starched lace collars; feathers perch atop their wide-brimmed hats. Earl Grey tea is served in fine china – cups that have descended to the hostess from her grandmother. Voices hum and rise … Continue reading

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ESPERA Women Have a Will to Thrive

Gabriela Bandini de Unánue reflects on her first year working with women participating in the ESPERA community lending program as the ESPERA Business Facilitator. Reflecting on the year since I joined the Mary’s Pence team, I would like to share … Continue reading

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Supporting Generations

  From the beginning, Mary’s Pence supporters have acted on the idea of sharing a cause they care about with a person they care about. Marie Hogarty is one such woman who ended up sharing Mary’s Pence with her niece … Continue reading

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Speaking Up Against Racism and Islamophobia

Joan Haan co-facilitates the active nonviolence curriculum Creating a Culture of Peace with Mary’s Pence Executive Director Katherine Wojtan. Last July, Joan and Katherine led a group of local and international Mary’s Pence staff and other local community members through this … Continue reading

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